N Korea nuclear threat ‘accelerating’ The threat of nuclear attack from North Korea is increasing, US Defence Secretary James Mattis said during a visit to South Korea. Mr Mattis warned it would face a “massive military response” if it used nuclear weapons. Separately, North Korea released a South Korean fishing boat which it said had […]

Tornado struck at least 2 western NC counties, National Weather Service confirms A tornado struck at least two western North Carolina counties on Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday. An EF1 tornado tracked from extreme southeast Rutherford County, roughly along the Highway 221A corridor, into western Cleveland County, according to a damage assessment […]

Why Trump Is Right about North Korea In terms of defending the homeland from Kim Jong-un, President Trump’s risk calculus is spot-on. The portrayals of both North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. president Donald Trump as bombastic egoists reacting emotionally seem to have become hackneyed as tensions continue to rise on the Korean Peninsula

Severe weather brings tornado threat to Oklahoma A Tornado Watch is in effect for central Oklahoma through 10 p.m. this evening. Severe thunderstorms are possible through central Oklahoma until 11 p.m. Severe Thunderstorms are currently moving across central Oklahoma and will continue throughout the evening. Greatest threat continues to be in western and southwestern Oklahoma […]